A 18-year-old female asked:
Does a small dermoid cyst affect fertility?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Gynecology 27 years experience
Generally not: Some very large dermoids create significant mechanical irritation in the pelvis and perhaps this is could cause problems but no, a dermoid wont be a problem for fertility. Conversely, we often find dermoids when a woman becomes pregnant and we do an ultrasound.
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Last updated Sep 3, 2013
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